FIBO Africa Challenge with Randburg Harriers and Discovery Vitality
Sun 1 Sep 2019, 07:00 @ Randburg, Gauteng


FIBO Africa Challenge 

with Randburg Harriers & Discovery Vitality

Randburg Harriers Running Club 

Randburg Sports

Complex – Corner Republic Rd and Silver Pine Ave

5km | 10km| 21.1km

Sunday 1 September 2019

Get a jump start on that summer body and join us for the FIBO Africa Challenge with Randburg Harriers and Discovery Vitality. Complete four of the most iconic races in Joburg and earn Vitality points PLUS a limited edition medal at each race. The fun doesn’t stop there! From 25 to 27 October at the Ticketpro Dome, FIBO Global Fitness Africa presented by Dis-Chem Pharmacies brings you three action packed days filled with movement, equipment, active wear, healthy food, demonstrations and interactive experiences. For more about this fitness festival, visit 


This is race 3 of 4 in the Series. Fun for the whole family with a Bounce demonstration and fabulous food vendors to enjoy after your race. Option of 21.1km, 10km and 5km routes. Best get stuck into those hill repeats so you can slay the hills of Randburg because everyone knows we have the hills. 


  • Spot prizes up for grabs
  • Race entries limited to 7 000
  • Electronically timed event
  • Parking will be available at Randburg Sports Complex and surrounds.
  • Additional parking will be advertised on Facebook closer to the event.
  • Race photographs my SMacPix Event Photography for purchase after the event.

Get a limited edition Vitality Run Series medal Make sure you earn all four.


DistanceStart timeMinimum age
21.1km07h00  16 years
10km07h0015 years
5km07h15No limit*

* Please note that supervision is required for participants under 9 years old.


Discovery Vitality members receive bonus fitness points for completing the race (applicable to each race in the series)

DistanceVitality fitness points
5km800 points
10km1 100 points
21.1km2 000 points

Terms, conditions and limits apply


Entry fees    21.1km 10km5km
Online entryR160R125R75
Great Grandmaster
Blind athletesFreeFreeFree
Temporary licenceR35R30N/A
SubstitutionsR20 (31 Aug only)
R20 (31 Aug only)
R20 (31 Aug only)
UpgradesDifference in priceDifference in priceDifference in price

Price above excludes entry system service fee.



Online (please note online fees may apply)

17 June 201923 August 2019

Shop entries (Please make use of the manual entry form)

Randburg Runner
Sweatshop Dunkeld
Sweatshop Broadacres
17 June 201923 August 2019
Pre-entry collections

Randburg Harriers Clubhouse

29 Aug: 17h00 – 19h00
30Aug: 16h00 – 19h00
31 Aug: 9h30 – 17h00

1 September 2019

(15 minutes before race start)

Randburg Harriers (limited entries)

Randburg Harriers Clubhouse

Time Trial evenings
(Thursdays) 17h00 – 19h00
16 August 2019


Starts at 09h30


(Male & Female)


40 – 49


50 – 59


60 – 69


70+ years80+ yearsJunior




(Male & Female)

Open40 – 49


50 – 59


60 – 69


70+ years

80+ years

1600400250 200200150250




E: [email protected]

T: Michelle Knotzer | 079 844 7156

Facebook: Randburg Harriers Running Club / FIBO Global Fitness Africa

Twitter: @RandburgH

Instagram: @randburgharriers / @fibo_africa

Race Rules:

  • The event is held under the rules of ASA and CGA.
  • Athletes indemnify the national, provincial and regional bodies, sponsors and organisers of the race against any or all actions of whatsoever nature, whatever the same may arise out of their participation in the race.
  • All athletes participate at their own risk. Athletes acknowledge that by entering the event they are medically fit to participate. All athletes must supply the name and contact number of their next of kin on both the race number and entry form.
  • Licensed athletes must wear club colours and their 2019 licence number on the back and front of their vest, with the race number worn on the front of vest. Licensed athletes who do not wear their 2019 licence numbers must purchase a temporary licence on the day or face disqualification.
  • Temporary licensed athletes must wear plain clothing with the issued temporary licence on the back of their vest.
  • Athletes competing for category prizes must wear clearly visible age tags of the appropriate size, on the back and front of their running vest.
  • No seconding allowed.
  • International athletes must provide a clearance letter (from their country of origin) to the organisers and chief referee prior to the start of the event. Prizes will be withheld if this rule is not adhered to.
  • No blades, cyclist or mechanically operated devices allowed in the race.
  • No 2, 3 or 4 wheel carts/prams, which are mechanically or manually operated by participants, or wheelchairs athletes will be permitted to participate without special permission granted by the race organiser. All such participants must start at the back of the field.
  • No animals/pets are allowed to participate.
  • All instructions from traffic and race officials must be obeyed at all times.
  • Prize winners must present their proof of age to the referees before the prize giving. Prizes will be withheld until all the necessary details of the winners are confirmed.
  • Only those who have completed all the information required on the race entry/number are eligible for prizes.
  • No refunds.
  • No earphones, iPods and similar devices are allowed, as they are in contravention of IAAF rule 144.2b and may lead to disqualification. 
  • Athletes may not run with another athlete’s race number unless a prior arrangement is made with the race organiser. 
  • The race organiser retains the right to refuse entry and reject persons under the influence of drugs or alcohol, who are disorderly, or engage in inappropriate behaviour, vandalism or evade paying for admission.
  • Athletes who participate without buying a race entry will be disqualified, will not be entitled to any benefits associated with the race and will be liable for a double entry fee charge. Habitual offenders (those who regularly participate without purchasing a race entry) will be called to a CGA disciplinary.
  • Licensed athletes not wearing club colours may face disqualification.
  • Littering is not allowed. Athletes are to dispose of any litter in appropriate bins and can be disqualified if they litter.
  • Minimum age for participation: 21.1km | 16 years old and 10km | 15 years old.
  • All foreign athletes must comply with the rules of IAAF and ASA Rule 142.2 and 4, Foreign athletes are not allowed to run with an ASA Provincial licence and are required to purchase a temporary licence or face disqualification (Refer to IAAF Rule 4) 
  • Foreign athletes are not allowed to run in Club colours unless such Club exists in their Country of origin or they are in possession of a refugee status permit or are naturalised citizens of RSA (Refer to IAAF Rule 4).
  • Objections fee must be lodged within 30 minutes before or after prizegiving in writing to the chief referee, accompanied by a deposit of R500.00, which is refundable if the appeal is upheld.
  • Cut-off time for all events 11h00

Discovery Vitality (Pty) Ltd is an authorised financial services provider. Registration number: 1999/007736/07. Limits, terms and conditions apply.

More information:

Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp)
21.1km 21 km 07:00 R 160.00 + 9.20
10km 10 km 07:00 R 125.00 + 7.19
21.1km Grand Master 21 km 07:00 R 100.00 + 5.75
10km Grand Master 10 km 07:00 R 75.00 + 4.31
5km Grand Master 5 km 07:00 R 55.00 + 3.16
10km Great Grand Master & Blind Runners SOLD OUT 10 km 07:00 Free
21.1km Great Grand Master & Blind Runners 21 km 07:00 Free
5km 5 km 07:15 R 75.00 + 4.31
5km Great Grand Master & Blind Runners 5 km 07:15 Free

Event location
Randburg Sports Complex, Randburg

Route information
Coordinates -26.098398316434, 27.984402318573
Address Republic Rd & Malibongwe Drive
City Randburg
Province Gauteng